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[REBOL] Re: Opening a new blog about Rebol?

From: ale870:gma:il at: 20-Nov-2007 8:28

Just for curiosity, which platforms will be supported from R3? Initial stage? and then which ones are planned? On Nov 20, 2007 7:43 AM, Petr Krenzelok <petr.krenzelok-seznam.cz> wrote:
> Peter Wood napsal(a): > > John > > > > Whilst Rebol is stored in a small file once loaded it uses a lot of > memory. > > Far too much to work under Palm OS which is why there has never been a > Palm > > version of Rebol. > > > > I think that problem was also the porting effort. That should now not be > a problem anymore, as rebol.dll (and yes, Tim, also rebol.so) are > keeping only platform independent code, so in theory all is needed is > set-up of compiler and you are done. At least much easier than with R2 > model. The rest in R3 is open-sourced. > > As for memory usage, View starts on 6MBs with R2, 2MBs with R3. But - > remember that Sun also discontinued JavaME, and they are suggesting to > use full Java, as even mobile devices are getting faster. Still having > memory efficient tool is an advantage though .... > > Petr > > -- > To unsubscribe from the list, just send an email to > lists at rebol.com with unsubscribe as the subject. >
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